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Reggie McKenzie’s Seminal Moment

When Reggie McKenzie was hired in January 2012, the Raiders had a myriad of salary cap issues, a dearth of draft picks and no elite players. Nearly two and half years later, two of those three issues have been alleviated,

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Just For Fun – Raiders 2014 Free Agency in Pictures

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The RaidersBlog Podcast Episode 26

Christopher Hansen and Taylor Armosino discuss the future of the 4-9 Raiders. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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The RaidersBlog Podcast Episode 18: Season Preview

In episode 18 of the RaidersBlog podcast, Christopher Hansen (@chrishansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) recap the pre-season, talk Colts-Raiders and preview the upcoming regular season. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Oakland Raiders: Year in Review

Three-hundred-and-sixty-three days have passed since the Raiders opened the 2011 season against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, and at the time many believed the Raiders were finally back on track. Penalties were going to be a thing of

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Why The Raiders Are The Most Versatile Team In The NFL

Training Camp. The time year when players have the chance to showcase their off-season hard work, coaches get the chance to put their visions into motion, and speculation begins flying around at an unprecedented rate. Some teams choose to stay

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Scouting the Raiders Recent Front Office Changes

When Reggie McKenzie was hired he spoke of the fact that he planned to make changes within the Raiders front office. He brought up his vision of having everyone within the organization from front office employees to players on the

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Are the Oakland Raiders Rebuilding or Reloading?

With new management in Oakland comes many changes including personnel, schemes, philosophies and even media relations. By nature change tends to make people uneasy. It’s hard to get that comfortable feeling many fans are looking for this time of year

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What the Oakland Raiders Free Agency Activity Means for Team in 2012

The Oakland Raiders came into the offseason with salary cap issues and needing to improve a team that finished a disappointing 8-8 last season. New general manager Reggie McKenzie was hired to reshape the Raiders’ front office and establish a

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Best Case & Worst Case Scenarios For Each Raiders’ Draft Pick

The Raiders aren’t making much noise in free agency and will attempt to build through the draft. Missing are five of their original seven draft selections and in their place are five players that may contribute in 2012. A couple

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  • @Ryan_Riddle @FtblSickness Carr is 9 for 15 for 113 yards when blitzed this preseason FWIW. Not horrible, but have been some issues there.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @Jmcobern1 @Ryan_Riddle 1 hold or false start per game.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @DraftTJC @Jmcobern1 @Ryan_Riddle He did. Gabe Jackson too good not to start. 3rd round pick.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @Jmcobern1 @Ryan_Riddle Watson benched. Barnes starting RT.
    about 7 hours ago
  • Wise strategy. RT @Ryan_Riddle: Rex Ryan should blitz the heck out of Derek Carr. Has not proven he can handle it at any level.
    about 7 hours ago